Finding aid for the Marie Smith Family Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Smith, Mary Family
Title: Marie Smith Family Papers
Dates: 1865-1996
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: The Marie Smith Family originated in County Mayo, Ireland. Smith's uncle, John Sweeney, was a hotel owner in Cleveland, Ohio, and was a member of the Fenian Brotherhood. Celebrating her Irish identity, Smith attended a variety of conferences and events dealing with Irish issues, in America and Ireland, focusing on matters such as stereotypes and investment opportunities. The collection consists of publications, a declaration of intention, programs, flyers, a journal article, a license for a hotel owner, MacBride Principles information, membership applications for Irish organizations, newspaper clippings, an obituary, and subscriptions to two magazines.
MS Number MS 4897
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English